Posts Tagged ‘ installation ’

heading south

March 14, 2012

The charming folks at Oxford American wrote the other day to share their latest issue: The Visual South, which includes a list of their top 100 emerging visual artists of the American South! While the print issue contains the first 40, the latter half of the list is available online. I can’t wait to...
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glow in the dark!

December 14, 2010

the cca and the lighthouse for the blind and visually impaired are teaming up for a one-night public art show tomorrow night called GLOW IN THE DARK. cca students nicolas colon, elliott de aratanha, david elder, ian garrison, yoojin kim, fred kolouch, blaz pirnat, robin tilby, ping zhang, and gareth spor created works to...
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CELEBRATION ROOM #6

November 6, 2010

ISTANBUL! magic city, magic magic city! i was terrified to do a CELEBRATION ROOM in turkey because i had no clue how the public would react. unfamiliar with the culture, the language, the people, who knows what the street would think of some crazy american girl hanging streamers in the park?? we prepped all...
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stripey

September 1, 2010

stripes. flag banners. rainbows. massive public installation. i’ve been obsessing over all of these things lately, so daniel buren’s work is really resonating right now.
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CELEBRATION ROOM #5

July 15, 2010

our CELEBRATION ROOM #5 was installed in a park in the middle of athens’ exarchia district, home to students, artists, and radicals. the whole neighborhood went up in smoke during the december 2008 riots, prompting a massive national and international response to the police shooting of a 15-year-old kid. two years ago the community...
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CELEBRATION ROOM #4

June 30, 2010

teresa and i scouted out some places for CELEBRATION ROOM #4 and decided upon a nice space right in front of karlsplatz, an iconic viennese square dominated by the karlskirche, smack dab in the middle of the city. despite the grey weather, we marked off a large area between some trees and light poles...
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CELEBRATION ROOM #3

June 21, 2010

took over a berlin photoautomat, one of the many that grace the STREETS of berlin, for the 3rd installation of CELEBRATION ROOMS! no need to even step foot in a bar! i had prepared the paper chains all day and finished installing everything around midnight, just as a group of scottish kids came up...
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CELEBRATION ROOM #2

June 20, 2010

a bit off-the-cuff, but as we were sitting on the ufer in the evening berlin breeze, ian suggested i decorate the tree before us with my paper chains. seeing that it’s a community effort, these CELEBRATION ROOMS, i took his advice and had carsti help me hang a few paper chains in a tree...
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CELEBRATION ROOM #1

June 5, 2010

the latest idea i have and want to share with you all are my CELEBRATION ROOMS! both public and private spaces will be transformed into spaces in which everyone, friends and strangers, are invited to celebrate. celebrate what, you may ask? why, whatever you wish to celebrate! the day! success! a reunion! a birthday!...
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